1. Ping the server and check the status
2. Check whether services are running well - services.msc
3. Make sure the TCP end points are configured properly
4. Firewall could be one of the reasons.
5. Check with the authentication & user privileges.
6. Restart the instance after confirming the Trace Flags.-t3608 (optional)
7. This can have many reasons and right reason can be found only when we look into Event viewer and what has caused SQL Server down.
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